Maura Higgins looked amazing when she posted to Instagram on Saturday, less than a week after revealing her split from fellow Love Island star Chris Taylor.
Sharing three stylish snaps in which she posed a storm wearing a tiny leather skirt and cropped jacket, the brunette beauty sizzled as she encouraged her followers to participate in a giveaway.
Maura, 30, wore her hair rolled up in a bun and accessorized with a pair of tiny black sunglasses, with her snaps set against the blue London sky.
Wow: Maura Higgins, 30, posted to Instagram on Saturday after revealing her split from fellow Love Island star Chris Taylor and sizzled in a leather mini skirt
Adding height to her slender figure in a pair of stiletto heeled crossed boots, the former reality star made sure to give her fans a sultry look.
The stunning Irishwoman decorated her ears with bold hoops and wore thin gold rings on her fingers.
Maura also wore a cool nude-toned manicure.
Maura and Chris went public with their romance in November after months of secrecy and took to Instagram on Tuesday to reveal the news of their split.
Gorgeous: Sharing three stylish snaps in which she posed a storm wearing a tiny leather skirt and cropped jacket, the brunette beauty is stunned as she puts her best foot forward
Maura wrote: ‘It breaks my heart even to type this, but I wanted everyone to know that Chris and I have made a joint decision to end our relationship …
“ There is no wrongdoing on either side … we still love, care and respect each other deeply. From the minute we met we have been very close friends and that will never change. There is no regret, life is about taking risks.
“We wanted it to work, but we realized that we work best as friends. While I appreciate that people can speculate or create false stories, this is the truth.
Sunshine: Maura wore her hair rolled up in a bun and accessorized with a pair of tiny black sunglasses, with her snaps set against the blue London sky
“I wish Chris the best and I will always be one of his biggest supporters. Thank you for all the love and support ”.
Meanwhile, the statement released by Chris, also 30, read: ‘Hey guys, after some very sincere conversations over the past few days Maura and I are very sad to announce that we have decided to separate us.
“We’re both still on great terms and it was a mutual decision where no one had done anything wrong. We will remain friends, as we have been from day one and I will always be around Maura’s corner and pick her up …
Passionate: The Irish beauty wrote: ‘It breaks my heart even to type this, but I wanted to let everyone know that Chris and I have made the joint decision to end our relationship’
“ We’re both going through a really tough time with this atm, so please take any speculation with a metric ton of salt, ps that’s the only truth (and as always trolls can kindly f ** * off) …
“Thank you for all the love and support you gave us, it was really appreciated”.
Just two weeks before the announcement, Maura spoke to MailOnline about the prospect of a wedding and the joy they were together.
Matching: Chris also released a statement in which he attacked the trolls
She said: ‘He lives two minutes from me down the road, but we might as well live together because we stay with each other every day …
“ I feel like he practically lives with me – he has a very small drawer …
“ We have certainly talked about it, but there is no rush, when it happens it will happen. We get along so well, we rarely have arguments, and we laugh well together …
“ Like all couples where we have our quarrels, he does silly things like leaving the refrigerator door open. We talked about getting married – we talked a lot about where we would like to get married and would I love Ireland or England stuff like that …
‘I feel like I would probably want an Irish wedding, which is a crazy big party. I’ve had a picture in my head for years, but everyone I know who got married always says, ‘you’ll never wear what you thought’. I would like something very simple …
“I don’t feel like I’m even going to cover on my wedding day!”
In February, the couple discussed their unexpected relationship after going public with their romance during a romantic getaway in Dubai.
Speaking about their relationship, Maura and Chris praised their “ great sexual chemistry ” and admitted that they never predicted their romance would happen.
Wedding bells: Just two weeks before the announcement, Maura spoke to MailOnline about the prospect of a wedding and the joy they were together
The couple, who were best friends before they were a couple, revealed they realized there was a spark in November, eight months after they split from Curtis.
In The Sun’s Fabulous magazine, the couple said that Chris took the first step after kissing Maura and was also the first to let go of the love bomb.
Maura told the post that they would “ always cuddle ” as friends as they once shared the same bed on Love Island, so it “ wasn’t weird. ”
She said: ‘We were cuddling on the couch or going to bed watching movies or whatever and then exactly what he said, our faces were very, very close to each other. Chris kissed me and I kissed him back.
Trouble in paradise? She hinted at the darker side of their romance, saying, ‘Like all couples where we have our bickering, he does silly things like leaving the refrigerator door open’
Discussing their ‘great’ sex chemistry and sex life, Maura admitted that she worried it was’ embarrassing enough ‘after being friends for so long, but that they didn’t’ “ really struggled ” with it.
Admitting that they’re both on the same ‘wavelength’, Chris cheekily revealed, ‘We have great sex, and a lot! ”
Maura also shared that she found ‘Chris’ tattoos’ sexy’ as he gently revealed that the Irish beauty was at her ‘sexiest’ when she had ‘no makeup on. , no bra and scuffs ”.
Goodness! Admitting that they’re both on the same ‘wavelength’, Chris cheekily revealed, ‘We have great sex, and a lot! ”
Also during the interview, Maura admitted that she ‘wasn’t that interested’ initially with Chris after their meeting on the 2019 Love Island series, where she left the villa with Curtis, 25 years, and Chris was paired with ex Harley Brash. .
The couple recalled how all of their friends kept commenting on their ‘chemistry’, with the duo insisting they were ‘just friends’.
While Maura and Chris both worried about ruining their friendship before they turned romantic, joking that they went ‘straight’ without ‘messing around’.
Happier times: Maura and Chris, who went public with their romance in November after months of secrecy, took to Instagram on Tuesday to reveal the news of their split